Dale City Little League: Welcome

2014 Fall On-Line Registration
Upcoming Events
Date Event Time Location
Wed 7/23 star Fall Season Walk-In Registration 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Turley Clubhouse
Fri 8/1 Glove/Ball DCLL Umpire Training 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Turley Clubhouse
Mon 8/4 Diamond Monthly BOD Meeting 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Turley Clubhouse
Fri 8/8 Glove/Ball DCLL Umpire Training 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Turley Clubhouse

Bev Francis is now the Acting President of Dale City Little League, if there are any questions you need answered that your manager, or Division Vice President cannot answer for you please contact Bev at bafrancis3@comcast.net .

 

FALL BALL FALL BALL FALL BALL:

It is time to start thinking about Fall Ball Season. On-Line Registration is now open. You may click on the Register Now Button at the top of the Home Page or you may Click on the Click To Register For Fall tab on the left side of the page.  

Full teams are allowed to register but need to do so at a walk-in registration. The Team registration form must have the individual registration forms attached to it. Single player registration forms for Teams or individuals for the Fall Season may be downloaded from the Handouts Tab on the left hand side of the Home Page or you may click here to download an individual one or here for a team form.

If you are interested in Managing or Coaching a fall team, please visit our website at www.eteamz.com/dcll   and print and complete the manager’s application along with the Volunteer Form found under the handouts tab.  (To comply with Little League rules you must include a copy of your driver’s license with the forms and also must include your Social Security number so that we may complete a background check.)   Please email your forms to bafrancis3@comcast.net or mail them to DCLL, P.O. Box 1428, Woodbridge, VA  22193 on or before July 15, 2014.    Please feel free to forward this email to anyone you know that may be interested in coaching for fall ball.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email me at bafrancic3@comcast.net .

WALK-IN registration will be Wed. 7/23 @6:30 - 8:00 PM. at Turley clubhouse 

DCLL will have the following Divisions: T-Ball, Machine Pitch, Minors, Majors, Juniors & Seniors. Keep checking the website more information to follow soon. 

 

DCLL Umpire Training:

Check out the Umpires Plate at the bottom of the page for the 2014 DCLL Fall Umpire Training & Refresher Clinics dates & times.

 

Fall Practices:

 Please call the weather lines to verify that the fields are open for play before your teams show up. The weather line numbers are 703-792-3286 for the Turley Fields and 703-792-3283 for Leitch & the REC fields ( the line will say for fields in the Independent Hill Area). Field status will be posted after 3:00 PM on weekdays, at 7:00 AM and again at 12:00 PM on Saturdays.

 

Volunteers

You may still volunteer to coach or help on the field. also Download the 2014 Volunteer Form by going to the Handouts tab on the left side of the Home Page & clicking on it or click here.

 

Practice Schedule: 

Here is a quick link to the practice schedule:  https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=dcllequipment@gmail.com

 

Umpires Needed!!!

Dale City is looking for adult volunteer umpires. If you are willing to umpire(home plate or field) a minimun of 6 games you will get your registration fee refunded for 1 player. You must complete the 6 game requirement before the refund is issued. All you will need for apparel  is an umpire shirt, you may use the leagues or you may purchase one for $35.00. Home plate gear will be provided by DCLL. You are required to take 1 umpire training class. Please contact Bobby Richardson at the email address listed below if you are interested. 

If you are interested in umpiring, please contact Bobby Richardson: dalecityllblue@gmail.com.

 

Looking To Be a Sponsor in DCLL:

Listed below are the different levels of sponsorship that your business can choose.

Platinum Level - ($650.00 & above) Receive recognition listed in silver level and in addition will receive your business name to appear on the back of each players jersey for one team and a banner with your business logo/name to be displayed at one of our fields.

Gold Level - ($500.00 - $649.00) Receive recognition listed in both bronze and silver level and in addition you will have a choice to receive either your business name to appear on the back of each players jersey for one team or have a banner with your business logo/name to be displayed at one of our fields.

Silver Level - ($250.00 - $499.00) Receive recognition listed in the bronze level and in addition you will receive a sponsor plaque to display in your place of business showing your support.

Bronze Level - (under $250.00) Recognition on our league website.

We look forward to your generous contribution to our league. We assure you that any amount you choose will be greatly appreciated and will make a difference for our children to have a successful season. Please contact Dave Arndt with any questions via email at dcllequipment@gmail.com.  Sponsorship forms can be downloaded here 2014 Sponsorship Letter.

 

Looking to Volunteer with DCLL: 

The BOD welcomes anyone who would volunteer their time any area to assist the league. For more information, please contact Bev Francis ( bafrancis3@comcast.net ) or Lewis Hardy  (dcllcoaches@gmail.com ) by email. 

 

Dale City Registration Spring/Fall Facts:

 Click on the following link to read about Registrations to see what is required & what DCLL provides: Fact Sheet

 

League Boundaries:

To find out which league boundary you live in click here: http://www.vad9.org/Page%202.html

 

D9 Website:

To get to the D9 website please click on this link: www.vad9.org. This link is also located in the links tab on the side of the Home Page.

 

Little League is an all-volunteer organization. It takes many dedicated volunteers to make YOUR league a success each year. Anyone interested in joining the DCLL Board of Directors or just volunteering to help out please contact League Acting President Bev Francis at bafrancis3@comcast.net



Umpire
The Umpire's Plate - 2014 Umpire Training and News

MANAGERS, COACHES, PARENTS, AND KIDS (13-19):

Umpire training will begin Friday, August 1st with the rest of the classes on Friday August 8th, Friday August 29th amd Friday September 5th. There will NOT be any classes on Friday August 15th or 22nd. Times will be from 7:00 PM - 9:00  PM. All training will be at the Turley Clubhouse. That is 4 days of training, if you have never taken DCLL umpire training, you MUST attend ALL training classes.  If you are an experienced umpire, then you must let me know which 1 day you can make.

Junior umpires do get paid for their time. $30 for plate; $20 for field. Adults umpires are purely on a voluntary basis and do not get paid.

Age 12 kids wanting to try umpiring, please feel free to join ALL the training classes.  I will give you a try.

Any Questions?  E-mail me dalecityllblue@gmail.com



Composite Bats
Composite Bat Restrictions

 

 

COMPOSITE BAT RESTRICTIONS UPDATE:

Please Check the list before purchasing a new bat for this spring. All bats will be checked & composites not on the approved list will not be allowed.

Little League International has imposed restrictions on composite bats for all divisions (T-Ball to Bigs). Click here to read the article on this issue. Since the original announcement on December 30, 2010, an increasing number of composite bats have received waivers from Little League Baseball to be used. Below are the links that have the bats approved for use by Little League Baseball for the 2012 season.

Click here for list & bat information. http://www.littleleague.org/learn/equipment/baseballbatinfo/batrules.htm